17.16 Specialised dressings

Protease-modulating matrix dressings

NICE Medical Technologies Guidance 42 (MTG): UrgoStart for treating diabetic foot ulcers and leg ulcers (January 2019)

UrgoStart® Non-Adhesive
  • 6cm x 6cm (£4.53), 10cm x 10cm (£6.26), 15cm x 20cm (£11.26)

Indications

  • Exuding chronic wounds

Notes

  1. Change frequency/ wear time = up to 4 days
UrgoStart® Plus Pad
  • 6cm x 6cm (£3.37), 10cm x 10cm (£4.94), 15cm x 20cm (£11.07)

Indications

  • Diabetic foot ulcers

Notes

  1. Can be used under compression or with offloading devices
  2. Change frequency/ wear time = up to 7 days

Silicone keloid dressings

Kelo-cote
  • Silicone gel 15g, 60g
  • Silicone spray 100ml
Cica-care
  • Self-adhesive silicone sheets 6cm x 12cm, 15cm x 12cm

 

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